Practice Supervisor Occupational Therapist

Oxford, England, gb
Company: Oxfordshire County Council
Category: Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations
Published on 2021-08-01 18:10:26
About the role

Working closely with our reablement providers and the voluntary sector your supervisees will support and guide people to regain independence in their own home using a strength-based approach to goal planning during short term intermediate care provision. This intervention will be provided following discharge from hospital or to help prevent admission to hospital.

You will be responsible for overseeing the practice of a group of team members, both registered professionals and non registered professionals, supporting their development and skills to ensure delivery of timely reablement interventions reducing reliance on statutory care. You will be working closely with colleagues in Health and the voluntary sector to ensure whole system flow is achieved and sustained. This will require a flexible and proactive approach to collaborative working as demand fluctuates. A background in community working with strong moving and handling skills will be essential.

This is an exciting new role will and together with the support of the Leadership team, you will have the opportunity to share your ideas and skills to shape the future of the team.

Rewards and benefits

It really is true that every single role in our service contributes to bettering the lives of the people in our county - we want to do this for our employees too. We are proud of our strong flexible working culture, including the opportunity for flexibility on working hours and the use of technology to support agile working. We offer some of the very best learning and development opportunities to support your ongoing development.

We have a generous holiday allowance which rises as you remain in employment with us up to 32 days, as well as giving you the option to buy additional holiday. You will also have access to a Local Government Pension Scheme with employer contributions of up to 19.9% of your salary; a range of local and national retail discounts; and a host of enhanced family friendly policies including carers leave and paid time off for volunteering.

This role will require you to be on an on call rota a maximum of one in 5 weekends and 2 bank holidays in a 12-month period. Your annual salary will be enhanced to reflect this.

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